The air you breathe can contain pollutants that are harmful.
Air pollution can vary greatly, depending on the season, the weather and the types and sources of pollutants.
There are steps you can take to reduce air pollution in your community and limit your exposure to pollutants.
Smoke can affect people’s health and it is important for everyone to reduce exposure.
Everyone can be affected by air pollution especially when exposed over prolonged periods of time. However, some groups of people may be more susceptible than others.
Common sources of outdoor air pollution are emissions from motor vehicles, solid fuel burning and industry.